The fundamental unit of life

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In which year did Tibor Gánti formulate the concept of the chemoton model?

1971

According to Tibor Gánti, the chemoton model for the fundamental unit of life consists of which three properties?

Metabolism, self-replication, and a bilipid membrane

What is the purpose of the membrane in the chemoton model?

To separate the chemoton from the surrounding environment

According to Gánti, what is the chemoton considered to be?

The original ancestor of all organisms

What does the chemoton model suggest about systems with metabolism, self-replication, and a bilipid membrane?

They can be considered alive

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